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  1. seniors | Dershowitz plans active, and combative, retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Jewish News Weekly

    ... flamboyance and humor. The walls are covered with photographs of Dershowitz with luminaries such as Shimon Peres and Barack Obama alongside images of casual family outings, as well as taped-up newspaper clippings, Roy Lichtenstein art, an old Harlem ...


  2. Erdogan: Turkey's new Sultan with eye on historyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    ... international stage. He famously walked out of a World Economic Forum debate with the then Israeli president Shimon Peres in 2009, in a moment that symbolised Turkey's more assertive foreign policy stance. But Erdogan faced the worst crisis of his ...


  3. Erdogan's epic political journeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    ... meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland, after a heated exchange with then-President Shimon Peres of Israel, telling him, "When it comes to killing, you know very well how to kill." His remarks were referring to Israel's ...


  4. UN's Schabas: an open mind?Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | Jewish Chronicle

    ... he asked: "Why are we going after the president of Sudan for Darfur and not the president of Israel [Shimon Peres] for Gaza?" In 2010, in the Journal of International Law, Schabas opined that Benjamin Netanyahu was "the single individual most likely ...


  5. Ban Ki-moon's Israel-condemnation addictionRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    ... Ahmadinejad of Iran, Bashar Assad of Syria, or Khaled Mashaal of Hamas. He even compared Nobel Peace laureate Shimon Peres to the president of Sudan who is responsible for the genocide in Darfur. Schabas pulls no punches on Israel, but remains a ...


  6. Public pays security on Cuomo's Israel tripRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    ... icials, including Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu , and toured one site with former Israeli President Shimon Peres .


  7. Israeli envoy demands UN probe Hamas war crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    ... toward the Jewish state and has called in the past for Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and former president Shimon Peres to stand trial for war crimes. Schabas told Israel's Channel 2 news that he would not let his past criticism of Israeli ...


  8. Q&A with Mayor Eric GarcettiRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Jewish Journal

    ... been a human-rights activist. The loss of life is extraordinarily tragic. I think [former Israeli President] Shimon Peres put it best when he said [paraphrasing a recent interview with the Associated Press], 'Of course it's immoral, but what else is ...


  9. Simon Wiesenthal Center called on US to denounce the rigged UNHRC Commission on Gaza.Read the original story

    Wednesday | The Jewish Press

    ... that the UN should not be prosecuting the president of Sudan, but it should prosecute then-Israeli President Shimon Peres. He also said that his first choice for person to put in the dock at the International Criminal Court to be tried for war ...


  10. Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak in Israel for 2014 EduAction ForumRead the original story

    Tuesday | Jerusalem Post

    ... to middle-schoolers, pro bono. Other prominent guests that attended this year's event were former president Shimon Peres, Education Minister Shai Piron and Science, Technology and Space Minister Yaakov Peri. (Video by Uri Chartarifsky) Your comment ...


  11. And How Does That Make You Feel, Bibi?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Foreign Policy

    ... peace agreements. They are also less likely to engage in major military operations. Ehud Barak and Shimon Peres were willing to take the risk of withdrawing settlements from the West Bank and East Jerusalem for a peace agreement. Ariel Sharon, who ...


  12. Hamas confirms truce being discussed; rockets from Lebanon fired at Galilee, IDF hits backRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | The Times of Israel

    ... August 25, 2014 in Beit Lahia in the northern Gaza Strip. (photo credit: AFP/ROBERTO SCHMIDT) Former president Shimon Peres with Doron and Gila Tragerman, the parents of 4-year-old Daniel, at Kibbutz Nahal Oz on August 24, 2014. Daniel was killed by ...


  13. Orthodox patriarch denounces ISIS violence, stresses dialogueRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | DFW Catholic

    ... the interfaith peace summit held at the Vatican in June, at which he and Pope Francis prayed with Presidents Shimon Peres and Mahmoud Abbas. However, "(t)he situation in Iraq is especially critical," he noted. "The humanitarian predicament is more ...


  14. Improper forum: August 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Jerusalem Post

    ... August 22). Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu gets one picture, President Reuven Rivlin one, former president Shimon Peres one and IDF Chief of Staff Benny Gantz one. Boteach gets nine! Have you become his press agent or publisher? Is there no limit ...


  15. 'The solution to the opening of the school year must be found through dialogue'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Jerusalem Post

    The solution to the opening of the school year must be found through dialogue, as risking the lives of children does not come into consideration, said former President Shimon Peres on Monday.


  16. Planting Seeds of Peace When at WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Forward

    ... the burst of optimism that accompanied the 1993 Oslo peace talks, he convinced Israel's then-foreign minister, Shimon Peres, and officials from Egypt and the Palestine Liberation Organization to send 15 boys each to launch the camp the next summer. ...


  17. Hatnua suggests run-off race between prime ministerial candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | Jerusalem Post

    ... been the leader of the largest party, it was not in 2009 when Kadima had one more seat than Likud but President Shimon Peres appointed Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu, who was the leader of the largest political bloc. There have been unsuccessful ...


  18. Hamas Admits To Kidnapping And Killing Israeli TeensRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | National Public Radio

    Israeli President Shimon Peres, right, eulogizes the three Israeli teens who were abducted and killed in the occupied West Bank, Gil-Ad Shaer, U.S.-Israeli national Naftali Fraenkel, both 16, and Eyal Yifrah, 19, during their joint funeral July 1 in the Israeli city of Modiin.


  19. Sons of the devil, and St. Paul's cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    ... of the devil and the atheist (Are atheists 'sons of devil?' HDN, Aug. 16, 2014). As former Israeli President Shimon Peres once said: "When holiness begins, reason ends." Meanwhile, Mr. Peres' lands also exhibited "holiness" last week. "Death to ...


  20. Israel's race to succeed President Peres heats upRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 |

    ... man they all seek to replace has held all of those titles and more during a legendary 65-year political career. Shimon Peres, the indomitable 90-year-old elder statesman of Israeli politics, concludes his seven-year term as the country's ceremonial ...